Friendships and the Power of Vulnerability

We form our deepest connections only when we expose our vulnerabilities.

What Mick Fanning’s Shark Attack Teaches Us About Men and Friendship

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“Rather than paddle toward the beach, you started paddling toward Mick.” (And the shark!)

That Guy Who Dances

There is something about that guy who dances.

Call for Submissions – Gay, Bi, Trans Like Me


It’s time to talk about the “right” way to be gay, or bi, or trans.

Too Close for Comfort: The Male Struggle to Connect

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While working out at the gym, Richard Nicastro looked male intimacy in the eye and named it. And almost got punched out for doing so.

How Men Make New Friends (We’re Making it Harder than it Has to Be)

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Men are taught to pretend they’re self-sufficient. But every guy needs friends he can depend on.

Why Men Need to Play

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Duncan Alldridge explores men’s inherent need for play as part of healthy masculinity.

How to Maintain Friendships Through Challenging Times

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Holding onto friendships can be hard, especially during transitions, and especially for men. Wellcast a 4-step method for staying bonded.

Why Is ‘No Homo’ a Guy Thing and Not a Girl Thing? (Inside the Conversation at The Good Men Project)

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‘We now have a clear and direct through line tying rampant homophobia to resulting grief, isolation, and early mortality in heterosexual men.’

Take Away the Tears? A Cry For Male Companionship

Take Away the Tears A Cry for Male Companionship

Steve Hinkle, founder of Not a Male Fail asks, “Is there something wrong with men wanting a genuine relationship with other guys?”

Guy Friends See Each Other Naked For The First Time [video - SFW]


See what happens when three sets of friends stop wearing robes and start being real…naked.

My Homegrown Haircuts

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For Reginald Schroeder, haircuts are more than just a few minutes in a chair with scissors and clippers.

‘If Guy BFFs Acted Like Girl BFFs’ – Are Guys Missing Out on Friendship?!

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Joanna Schroeder was a little bummed out after watching BuzzFeed’s funny new gender-swapping video about how BFFs behave.

The Plight of the Distracted Man (or What Walter Mitty Wants You to Know)

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Are you a Mitty? Author April Moseley says yes.

A Month of Thankfulness: My Friends

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Chris Hicke doesn’t always find it easy to find it easy to make friends, but once he got into the metal scene, he really started to understand gratitude.

Calling For a New Type of Male Bonding

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Jeff Tomczek believes men have an opportunity to create better friendships with each other.